Pretty much an ongoing discussion: I’d like to remove Motion/Mental from the Mothership to use it as the Mescaline monolith, but retain the ability to make unusual percussive sounds. This is the discussion.Read more "Synth Thoughts: A Drum Voice for the TNG Mothership"
A few recommendations about things every somewhat electric/electronic musician might want to have.Read more "Tech Thoughts: Little Helpers (for the electronic musician’s workplace)"
Context Vektormenschen was compiled from the pool of all Spielsachen tracks. That is from an entirety of 62 videos, the first of which dates back to March 2018. So… Why isn’t it called “Spielsachen”? It wasn’t meant to be a “Best of” of this series. Rather, it tries to highlight the best from a certain […]Read more "“Vektormenschen” – Track by Track"
There’s a new album! It’s called “Vektormenschen”, and it uses material from the Spielsachen series.Read more "“Vektormenschen” – Album Release"
Rather than a lot of babbling, this is a series of photos and videos about anything related to Spielsachen – everything since September 2017.Read more "Spielsachen Generations"
Pretty much all of the processors I use for my ersatz mastering jobs these days.Read more "Tech Thoughts: My Preferred Mastering Chain (VST)"
The final one of my three grooveboxes is slightly…different: The Folktek Mescaline is a set of three Eurorack modules which come mounted to a shiny frame and use breadboard wires for most of the patching. Let’s see what you can do with it.Read more "Review: Folktek Mescaline"
“Spielsachen” has been going on for quite some time (more than two years), and resulted in fifty videos to date.
Here’s my personal picks from that pool of modular thing performances – what are yours?
In the time since late December, I got a total of three things called “groovebox”. The Akai MPC One is maybe the youngest child of the mother of all grooveboxes. Let’s review it.Read more "Review: Akai MPC One"
This is about a canon (the musical form) which doesn’t sound like one, but more like a chorale. To make things more interesting, it does modulate. There’s also a video.Read more "Music Thoughts: Canons"